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March Preschool Themes

With these fun March Preschool Themes, your kids can celebrate St. Patrick’s day, National Crayon Day, and so much more!

They will work on letter recognition, CVC words, writing strokes, and many other essential concepts and skills.

March Literacy Activities

You can use these resources to plan your themed lessons throughout the entire month.

Add themed books to extend the learning and create mini units for your young learners.

Monthly Observations:

Did you know that there are themes that are celebrated all month long? March is Umbrella Month and Reading Month!

Umbrella Month

Reading Month

More Book Companion Activities

March preschool units

Holidays in March:

In March, your kids can celebrate the luck of the Irish on St. Patrick’s Day. This year, Easter is at the end of the month too.

March 17th: St. Patrick’s Day

More St. Patrick’s Day Activities

St. Patrick's Day Literacy Activities

March 31st: Easter

More Easter Activities

Easter Literacy Activities

Special Days in March:

From National Pig Day to National Crayon Day, there are a lot of special days to celebrate this month.

March 1st: National Read Across America Day (Usually March 2nd)

More Book Companion Activities

Reading Month Activities

March 1st: National Pig Day

March letter recognition activities

March 6th: National Dentist’s Day

March 11th: National Johnny Appleseed Day

March 13th: National Earmuff Day

March 14th: National Children’s Craft Day

March 14th: Learn About Butterflies Day

March 16th: National Panda Day

March 20th: Spring Begins

Spring Literacy Activities

March 23rd: National Puppy Day

March 30th: National Doctors Day

March 30th: National Pencil Day

March 31st: National Crayon Day

March lesson plans

Popular Themes in March:

Other than the holidays and special days in March, there are also other themes that are popular this month.


activities to do in March


With these March Preschool Themes, your students are sure to have fun learning all month long!

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March literacy activities